The players were against it even before the Colts quarterback announced he was stepping down.
LAS VEGAS — Injuries to quarterbacks are a part of the game and inherent risks that bettors take. A totally unexpected retirement by an elite quarterback is not part of the playbook. The breaking news of Andrew Luck’s retirement Saturday night forced bookmakers to audible and immediately adjust all odds on the Indianapolis Colts, who
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Forget the booing, which was merely an unfortunate soundtrack and not representative, from all appearances, of the status Andrew Luck holds in the hearts of the city of Indianapolis. Luck announced his retirement from pro football last week at age 29, and he was escorted off the field at Lucas Oil Stadium by a scorned
On August 24th, Andrew Luck officially announced his retirement from the Indianapolis Colts and the NFL . Watch the video above to see Luck's journey from being a No. 1 overall pick to retiring at age 29
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The takes regarding Andrew Luck’s decision to retire from the NFL are never-ending. Aaron Rodgers, the floor is yours. “Well the surprise was obviously the first emotion,” the star Packers quarterback on Monday told Sirius XM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio. “He’s a young player, he’s had a really, really good career. It was a bizarre
Colts quarterback Andrew Luck’s decision to retire rocked the NFL this past weekend, but not enough to distract Patriots head coach Bill Belichick from the final preseason game against the Giants. The six-time Super Bowl champion coach was asked about the sudden departure of Luck, two days after the announcement on Monday. It appeared to
The Indianapolis Colts now have two former Tom Brady backups. In the wake of Andrew Luck’s shocking retirement, the Colts on Monday signed quarterback Brian Hoyer to a three-year, $12 million deal with $9 million guaranteed, according to multiple reports. Hoyer was released by the New England Patriots over the weekend as they decided to
The boos that rained on Luck illustrated how far removed some fans are from the realities of football. Andrew Luck was the perfect football prospect. He was sharp, and he didn’t make mistakes. He was big, and he moved, and he threw an incredible deep ball. He said what he should say, and his hat always faced an appropriate direction. He was relentlessly optimistic and affable, and stood for innocuous things he articulated in ways that felt thoughtful, earnest, and unworn.